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The Patient Health Questionnaire (PHQ) is a diagnostic tool for mental health disorders used by health care professionals that is quick and easy for patients to complete. The PHQ, a self-administered version of the PRIME-MD, contains the mood (PHQ-9), anxiety, alcohol, eating, and somatoform modules as covered in the original PRIME-MD. Instructions and alternate versions available at: http://www.phqscreeners.com/overview.aspx



The PHQ-9, a tool specific to depression, simply scores each of the 9 DSM-IV criteria based on the mood module from the original PRIME-MD. Instructions and alternate versions available at: http://www.phqscreeners.com/overview.aspx



The GAD-7 scores 7 common anxiety symptoms. Instructions and alternate versions available at: http://www.phqscreeners.com/overview.aspx



A 6-item questionnaire used for suicide assessment. Various professionals can administer this scale, including physicians, nurses, psychologists, social workers, peer counselors, coordinators, research assistants, and teachers.



Provides validation of Correctional Officer Management Profiling for Alternative Sanctions (COMPAS) Instrument